Parade for the Opening of the Pavement in Downtown Whitby


Description
Creator:
Unknown
Media Type:
Image
Item Types:
Negatives
Photographs
Description:
Black and white image of a man on horseback possibly wearing Ku Klux Klan outfit. This was part of the Pavement parade in downtown Whitby. They are pictured in front of the Dominion Bank at the south-east corner of Dundas and Brock Streets.
Notes:
Brock and Dundas Streets were paved in 1921. The Honourable F. C. Biggs, Minister of Public Works, dedicated the pavement in a special ceremony at Brock and Dundas Streets. There were 40 floats in the parade.

This image is from a scrapbook in the following location: F 21 Leonard Beckley fonds, box 4, file 1.
Date of Original:
29 September 1921
Dimensions:
Width: 3.5 cm
Height: 2.5 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
30-017-015
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8798301571018 Longitude: -78.9420890808105
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Parade for the Opening of the Pavement in Whitby, September 1921, unknown photographer. Whitby Archives. 30-017-015
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from copy negative.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
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405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

For inquires about any newspaper content please contact askreference@whitbylibrary.ca

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Parade for the Opening of the Pavement in Downtown Whitby


Black and white image of a man on horseback possibly wearing Ku Klux Klan outfit. This was part of the Pavement parade in downtown Whitby. They are pictured in front of the Dominion Bank at the south-east corner of Dundas and Brock Streets.